Gratuities and Commissions, Fees, and Tax
Aligned To Common Core Standard:
Grade 7 Proportional Relationships- 7.RP.A.3
Printable Worksheets And Lessons
- Cake Sales Step-by-step
Lesson- The boss wants to sell more cakes. How many extra cakes
does the sales team need to sell?
- Guided Lesson - This
set has a nice assortment of questions that include commission,
tax, and tips.
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- I find that a good way to explain this problem set is to draw
everything out for children.
- Practice Worksheet - I
unleash a series of questions on you. I kept it to one page because
some teachers said it saves paper.
- Matching Worksheet
- I, once again, removed the units and dollar symbols to add a bit
of challenge for kids.
View Answer Keys- All the answer keys in one file.
The second one on taxes blows kids minds at this level for the most part. Tell them how much tax you have to pay when buying a car!
Until kids start paying for things with their own money, these skills never seem to sink in.
Math Skill Quizzes
I did some research on this and found that Belgium has a tax rate of 54%. Wow, that's harsh!